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Starucca Viaduct, Erie-Railroad: P.1518-1991

Object information

Awaiting location update

Titles

Starucca Viaduct, Erie-Railroad

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Measurements and weight

Height: 150 mm
Width: 237 mm

Relative size of this object

23.7 m15 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio

Dating

Circa 1830 - 1840

School or Style

German

Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Techniques used in production

Engraving
Etching

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: STARUCCA VIADUCT, ERIE-RAILROAD
  • Location: Plate lower centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Title
  • Text: Aus d. Kunstanst. d. Bibl. Instit. in Hildbhsn
  • Location: Plate lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Address
  • Text: Eigenthum d. Verleger
  • Location: Plate lower right
  • Method of creation: Printed

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1518-1991
Primary reference Number: 28039
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 24 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Starucca Viaduct, Erie-Railroad" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/28039 Accessed: 2022-10-02 14:48:32

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